Glass Knife & Ultramicrotomy Supplies
These pliers are specially designed with its jaws ground to a special shape for ease of preparation when making glass knives.
|62190-01||Glass Knife Making Pliers||each||212.00||Add to Cart|
These set of jigs assist in the production of making glass knives by hand. T-square jig: when the edge of this jig is placed against the edge of the glass knife strip the subsequent score will be 26 mm or 1" long. After breaking, the square of the glass can be scored at a 45 degree angle by using the other jig.
|62192-02||Glass Knife Scoring Jig||each||102.00||Add to Cart|
Metal parts are made from nickel-plated brass, set into a maple handle. The rack can be used to crack single or double strength glass.
|70038||Diamond Glass Cutter||each||95.00||Add to Cart|
Prevent injuries – Reduce time for rough cutting
It is not easy for beginners to trim hard epoxy resin by razor because of the significant force required; we often hear that users cut their fingers with the razor.
This ultrasonic cutter works to help the trimming operation without significant force using slight ultrasonic vibration.
- One click on the hand-piece to start 10 minutes operation
- Two power mode
- High mode for hard cutting
- Normal suppresses melting
- Attached torque screw driver allows for secure tightening of blade
- Includes a long blade that is helpful for trimming work
|69980-01||Polymerized Resin Block Processing Tool Kit Trimmer||each||900.00||Add to Cart|
Ultramicrotomy and Histology Glass Strips
Specially selected glass strips for making glass knives. Its hardness produces a durable and sharp edge suitable for thick, semi thin, or ultrathin sections
* Ultramicrotomy Grade:
|71012||Size 6.4mmx25mmx400mm||30 strips/pk||215.00||Add to Cart|
|71013||Size 8mmx25mmx400mm||24 strips/pk||218.00||Add to Cart|
|71014||Size 10mmx25mmx400mm||18 strips/pk||250.00||Add to Cart|
|71015||Size 12mmx50mmx100mm||16 strips/pk||150.00||Add to Cart|
* Histology Grade:
|71016||Size 6.4mmx25mmx400mm||30 strips/pk||160.00||Add to Cart|
|71017||Size 8mmx25mmx400mm||24 strips/pk||165.00||Add to Cart|
|71018||Size 10mmx25mmx400mm||18 strips/pk||220.00||Add to Cart|
These Knives will fit most any ultramicrotomes and take the place of using glass knives . Perfect for trimming blocks, block facing, and for sectioning hard samples. The quality does compare to glass knives and these blades can be resharpened if desired.
|Cutting edge length:||38" (9.6 mm)|
|Blade height:||1.0" (25.4 mm)|
|Blade thickness:||38" (9.6 mm)|
|Material:||100% high grade, solid Tungsten Carbide|
|Section thickness:||2-15 microns|
|71019-10||Triangular Tungsten Carbide Knife||3/pk||450.00||Add to Cart|
Made from hard plastic (Delrin) with a beautifully machined finish to handle many of your instruments that need to be at your fingertips during sectioning.
This EMS Ultra-microtome Aid is a safe place to rest your diamond knife, diamond trimming tool, tweezers, hair curl or eye lash, diamond knife cleaning rods, perfect-loop for picking up sections.
Note: This unit is not a safe device to store your sectioning knives, such as diamond or glass knives, after you're finished with the sectioning.
|70612||EMS Ultramicrotome Aid||each||150.00||Add to Cart|
Inexpensive, expandable finger cots. Seamless. Protective dexterity without covering the entire hand. Powderless, non-rolled. 3 ½mil (0.0030"), 2 ¾"(40mm)L.
|71130||Latex Finger Cots Small||1 gross/pk||6.50||Add to Cart|
|71131||Latex Finger Cots Medium||1 gross/pk||7.00||Add to Cart|
|71132||Latex Finger Cots Large||1 gross/pk||7.50||Add to Cart|
This new concept of washing the Diamond knives using magnetic stirring action (with special stirring bar) gives you a fast, clean and safe method to remove particles that are left on the knives edge after sectioning.
Since most of the EM labs already have stirring plates, the Diamond Knife Wash has been designed for use with your existing unit, saving you the need to purchase an extra one. It is universal and can be used for all type and brands of Diamond Knives, including the Diatome Histo Knife.
Warning: Never use on a hot plate. If used on a combination Stirrer/Hot Plate, make sure the heat is off.
|70605||Diamond Knife Wash||each||110.00||Add to Cart|
Pink wax is a hard and thick wax sheet that is ideal for mincing and cutting tissues. Red wax is no longer available.
Approximately 31 to 35 sheets per pound.
|72660||Pink Dental Wax||1lb/bx||24.00||Add to Cart|
|72670||Pink Dental Wax||5lb/bx||102.00||Add to Cart|
Powered by AA batteries. This pen helps to flatten and separate tissue sections and reduces compression in thin sections.
Available in two models: Wax Pen 1 is powered by one AA battery; Wax Pen 2 is powered by two AA batteries.
|72678||Wax Pen 1||each||27.00||Add to Cart|
|72679||Wax Pen 2||each||30.00||Add to Cart|
|72679-RT||Replacement Tip||each||5.75||Add to Cart|
|72679-03||Replacement Tips||set of 3||18.00||Add to Cart|
This portable heat pen is able to heat up to 700°C and automatically recharges every time it is placed back into its recharging stand. It will last approximately 40 minutes on a full charge. Tip length 1". It is useful for the sealing of wax onto glass knife boats and small soldering jobs around the lab. The set includes the heat pen and recharging stand.
|72677-10||Portable Heat Pen Set||each||66.00||Add to Cart|
|72677-50||Replacement Fine Tip||each||8.00||Add to Cart|
|72677-51||Replacement Heavy Tip||each||8.00||Add to Cart|
Used for sealing the boats made from tape to the glass knives.
|72180||Nail Polish||½ oz||2.50||Add to Cart|
Machine rolled paper with a tapered end which offers good water absorbency, and assists you in the removal of surplus water from the knife boat, on the block face, and from the grids.
Available in two assortment sizes: (the bigger the number the larger the point.)
|71011-01||Paper Points, Selection 1: Contains 200 assorted points sizes 15, 20, 25, 30, 35 and 40.||200/bx||15.00||Add to Cart|
|71011-02||Paper Points, Selection 2: contains 200 assorted points sizes 45, 50, 55, 60, 70, and 80.||200/bx||15.00||Add to Cart|
These disposable plastic boats which easily attach to the triangular glass knife making a trough. To use: Simply slip the boat on the glass knife back and seal with either hot melted wax or nail polish.
|71007||6.4 mm Glass Knife Boat||50/pk||11.00||Add to Cart|
|71008||6.4 mm Glass Knife Boat||100/pk||21.00||Add to Cart|
These boats are made from aluminum and are anodized black. They come complete with a set screw on one side. The area where the glass knife will be attached, is cut to fit to the width of the knife and is cushioned by silicone rubber to ensure a tight seal and no leakage.
|71009-60||Quick Boat, for 6.0mm Knife||each||160.00||Add to Cart|
|71009-64||Quick Boat, for 6.4mm Knife||each||160.00||Add to Cart|
|71009-80||Quick Boat for 8.0mm Knife||each||160.00||Add to Cart|
|71009-10||Quick Boat for 10.0 mm Knife||each||160.00||Add to Cart|
Made from human hair; good for removing sections, and cleaning the diamond knife.
|71180||Hair Curl||each||5.00||Add to Cart|
For direct manipulation of sections and small tissue samples this tool is perfect for any occasion. May be used during ultramicrotomy to carefully tease sections that are in the Diamond Knife boat. The Eyelash comes on a Sable Brush handle made from the highest quality wood.
These Eyelashes may be cleaned and sterilized with alcohol and a tissue.
|71182||Eyelash Manipulator||each||12.00||Add to Cart|
Has a soft silicone base, anti-slip pads underneath, and a clear plastic, hinged dust cover for storing glass knives. Holds 10 6.4mm glass knives.
Measures: 6⅛"(L) x 2-9/32"(W) x 1½"(H) (115mm x 58mm x 37mm).
|71010||Glass Knife Box||each||20.00||Add to Cart|
For more ultramicrotomy tools
Please see Ultramicrotomy Aid Tools.
Emery paper which is glued to a wooden handle. 11" long x ¾" wide (279 x 19.1mm). Very useful for filing excess resin of sample block tips. Grit size ranges from number 4/0 (finest) to 3 (coarsest).
|62119-04||4/0||dozen||21.00||Add to Cart|
|62119-03||3/0||dozen||21.00||Add to Cart|
|62119-02||2/0||dozen||21.00||Add to Cart|
|62119-01||1/0||dozen||20.00||Add to Cart|
|62119-10||1||dozen||21.00||Add to Cart|
|62119-20||2||dozen||21.00||Add to Cart|
|62119-30||3||dozen||21.00||Add to Cart|
|62119-40||4||dozen||21.00||Add to Cart|
A plastic handle, 10½" (267 mm) long, holds strips of emery paper or cloth 11" x 1" (279 x 25.4mm). Strips are easily replaced. Comes complete with 2 strips/set (grit 120 and 240).
|62118-02||Filing/ Polishing Stick and Strips||set||25.00||Add to Cart|
|62118-12||Emery Refills in 12 Assorted Grids||set||15.00||Add to Cart|
Please see listing in Tweezers, Micro-Tools, and Gadgets.
Silver coated polyester tape, ⅜" width, 72 yards long, 3" core; good for making glass knife boats.
|77700||Silver Tape||each||18.00||Add to Cart|
|77701||Silver Tape ½" x 72 yds||each||23.00||Add to Cart|
For Color Tapes
Please see the listing in the Photography Section
Duster Products; Dust-Off
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Ralph Glass Knife Maker
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